Oakland city officials Wednesday named interim police Chief Howard Jordan to head the Police Department on a permanent basis.
The UC Davis police chief was placed on leave because of the furor over the pepper-spraying of peaceful protesters by campus officers. Meanwhile, hundreds of students rallied on the UC Davis campus Monday in protest against the police pepper-spraying.
Oakland Mayor Jean Quan announced Thursday that Assistant Police Chief Howard Jordan will serve as acting police chief for the city following the surprise resignation of Chief Anthony Batts earlier this week.
Oakland’s police chief told city officials Tuesday that he regretfully planned to resign in November to take on another opportunity, expressing frustration at a lack of support provided to the department during his two-year tenure.
San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr said the declining numbers have a lot to do with cooperation between officers and the community.
The police chief for the Oakland Unified School District abruptly announced his retirement Wednesday after coming under fire for allegedly using racial slurs.
A top cop for East Bay schools is off the job after allegedly using the N-word after a golf game with friends.
After serving as San Rafael’s top cop for four-and-a-half years, Police Chief Matthew Odetto submitted his resignation, retiring after 30 years in law enforcement, city officials said Tuesday.
Chief Greg Suhr told CBS 5 on Sunday night that the SFPD was on heightened alert as news of Osama Bin Laden’s death spread across the globe.
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS 5) — Mayor Ed Lee has selected Captain Greg Suhr to become the new Chief of the San Francisco Police Department, CBS 5 has learned. Suhr, who was assigned to the Bayview […]